Archive: 03/29/2007

New chemistry approach promises less expensive drugs

With a newly discovered method of assembling organic molecules, a team of Princeton University chemists may have found a way to sidestep many of the expensive and hazardous barriers that stand in the way of drug development.

Mar 29, 2007 4.5 / 5 (16) 0

Device draws cells close -- but not too close -- together

In a popular children's game participants stand as close as possible without touching. But on a microscopic level, coaxing cells to be very, very close without actually touching one another has been among the most frustrating ...

Mar 29, 2007 5 / 5 (3) 0

Hands-On With the Helio Ocean

Helio makes me glad. I've been waiting quite a while to say that, as I've felt for ages that the social-networking-focused wireless carrier was waiting for a phone that could really change the way people communicate. ...

Mar 29, 2007 3.5 / 5 (2) 0

London asthma sufferers get space-based help

The city of London has launched an innovative service, funded by ESA, which delivers air pollution alerts and health advice via SMS text messages to those who suffer from asthma and other conditions vulnerable ...

Mar 29, 2007 2 / 5 (1) 0

Intel Outlines Processor Roadmap

The world's largest chip maker plans on manufacturing its 45-nanometer Penryn processors later this year and its next-generation architecture, called Nehalem, will appear in 2008.

Mar 29, 2007 3.3 / 5 (24) 0